How to Watch Hulu on PS4 & PS5?

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January 3, 2024

As of August 2023, Hulu has amassed 48.3 million paid subscribers and offers a diverse library that includes over 70,000 TV episodes and movies, featuring exclusive content, award-winning Hulu originals, and access to more than 90 live channels. The extensive catalog makes it an attractive choice for users seeking various entertainment options.

Hulu is accessible across multiple devices, supporting streaming on web browsers, mobile devices, tablets, streaming sticks, set-top boxes, smart TVs, and gaming consoles. In this article, we will guide you through the process of downloading and enjoying Hulu on your PlayStation 4 and 5. Additionally, we will explain how you can watch Hulu content offline on PS4 and PS5.

Related: Other streaming services available on PS4 & PS5

How to get Hulu on PS4?

Download the Hulu app on your PlayStation 4 with these steps:

  1. Select the PlayStation store from the main menu of your PS4.
  2. Go to Search and enter “Hulu”.
  3. Select the Hulu app and then the Download option.
  4. Follow the prompts to complete the download process. Once finished, select Start to begin streaming on Hulu.

How to download Hulu on PS5?

Follow the steps below to get and install the Hulu app on your PlayStation 5:

Step 1. On the home screen of your PS5, navigate to the Media tab from the main menu and select All Apps.

Step 2. Find and select the Hulu app.

Step 3. Select Download and follow the guidance to install Hulu on your game console.

Step 4. Once the installation is finished, select Open to launch the Hulu app.

How to activate Hulu on PlayStation?

Log in to your Hulu account on PS4 and PS5

The easy way to activate Hulu on your PS4 or PS5 is by logging in with your email address and password.

  1. Launch the Hulu app on your PlayStation.
  2. Select Log in on the Welcome screen, then choose Log in on This Device.
  3. Enter your Email and Password to log in to Hulu.

Activate Hulu PS4 & PS5 on a computer

You also have the option to activate Hulu on your PlayStation with a computer.

  1. Open the Hulu app on your PS4 or PS5.
  2. On the Welcome screen, select Log in, then choose Activate on a computer.
  3. An Activation Code will be presented on the next screen.
  4. Go to a web browser on your computer and visit the Hulu Activation Page (hulu.com/activate).
  5. Enter the code displayed on your TV screen. You should be logged in to Hulu on PlayStation within 30 seconds.

How to watch Hulu offline on PS4 and PS5?

Hulu offers the option to download movies and TV shows, but this feature is available only to Hulu (No Ads) subscribers with supported mobile devices. The downloaded content is limited to the Hulu app installed on that specific device. However, if you want the freedom to download Hulu content and enjoy it on PS4 or PS5, you can use the professional Pazu Hulu Video Downloader.

Pazu Hulu Video Downloader allows you to download any Hulu movies and TV shows from both Hulu’s (With Ads) and (No Ads) plans. This smart tool works on both Windows and Mac, enabling you to convert Hulu titles to MP4. Once downloaded, you can transfer the content to your PlayStation console using a USB drive for offline viewing. Furthermore, Pazu Hulu Video Downloader comes with a built-in Hulu web player, so you don’t need to install the Hulu app.

Follow the steps below to learn how to download Hulu movies and TV shows as MP4 files and enjoy them on PS4, PS5, or any MP4-supported device:

Step 1. Run Pazu Hulu Video Downloader on your Mac or Windows.

Download, install and launch Pazu Hulu Video Downloader on your Mac or Windows. Log in your Hulu account and choose hulu.com, hulu.jp or hulu.jp/store.

Hulu Downloader

Select a profile.

choose Hulu profile

Step 2. Search Hulu movies/TV shows to download.

Enter the movie/TV show title in the search field.

search Hulu videos

Or copy and paste the link of the movie/TV show from the Hulu website. Then click the Search icon.

copy and paste the link

Step 3. Choose video format/quality

Click the Settings icon to change:

  • Video format: MP4 or MKV
  • Video codec: H264 or H265
  • Audio language: English, French, German, Japanese, Spanish, Chinese
  • Subtitle language: English, French, German, Japanese, Spanish, Chinese
  • Subtitle type: Embedded subtitles, Independent subtitles, Hardcoded subtitles
  • Interface languages: English, French, German, Japanese, Spanish, Chinese
Hulu to MP4

Step 4. Start to download Hulu videos

Click the Download icon next to the show to choose any season and episodes you want to download.

download Hulu TV show

Then click the Download button in the bottom right corner to start downloading the Hulu title to your computer.

download Hulu TV show to MP4

Step 5. Transfer Hulu downloads with a USB

Click the History menu to view all downloaded videos. Click the folder icon to quickly locate the Hulu videos in MP4 or MKV format. From there, you can use a USB drive to transfer and play them on your PS4, PS5, or any other supported device, even without the Hulu app.

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